Salem has a population of 7,202. During the past three years, Salem saw 1,154 arrests. For 2017, the Salem's arrest rate totaled 581.78 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 83.79% makes Salem higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 28 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Salem also totaled 391 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Centralia and Sandoval, Salem is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Salem had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Salem averaged 28 violent crimes and 391 non-violent crimes.
The city of Salem experienced 102 violent crimes during 2009-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 21 was for legacy rape and 3 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 13, and the aggravated assault total was 74.
It is situated in Marion county, Illinois with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Salem PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IL0610400, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.